With the recent passing of Labor Day, it seems a fitting time to pay tribute to the Jewish union leaders who have made -- and continue to make -- a significant impact on professional sports.
Baseball is the sport that has seen the most...
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Don Fehr, MOT and former executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association, is trading his baseball cleats for hockey skates. This according to a recent online column (not a blog!) by MOT sportswriter Murray Chass.
Baseball: Volume 2, The Post-Greenberg Years, 1949-2008
Reviewed by Joshua Platt
Title: Jews and Baseball: Volume 2, The Post-Greenberg Years, 1949-2008
Authors: Burton A. Boxerman and Benita W. Boxerman, with a